freeze

Forum discussion tagged with freeze.
  1. J

    Question Acer nitro 5 keeps freezing

    Hello, two months ago i bought an Acer Nitro 5 from Amazon.So when i work,the laptop keep freezing,and to solve the probleme i should plug out the ac adapter from compter.And when i also using the battery,when it freezes,i should plug in the ac adapter.When i used the computer far from the AC...
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    Question my PC freezes after playing games for NO REASON?

    i have a maximus iv extreme z motherboard intel i5-3570k 4 core processor at 3.4ghz nvidia gtx 780 gpu 8gb ddr3 1600mhz. my power supply is a cooler master silent pro 1000w. when i play fortnite or gtav ill be able to play for random sets of times but i always freeze, sometimes its been the...
  3. D

    Question Computer freezes only when NOT gaming

    I'm really hoping someone here can help me out, I've tried most of the normal options and gotten absolutely nowhere... First off, when I say "freeze" I mean completely frozen. No mouse movement, no keyboard input, the computer is useless and the last image that was displayed on the monitor is...
  4. Ashckroft94

    Question Overheating, BIOS or faulty hardware?

    Hello, I have one really old PC which I just don't wanna let die.The original PC build is : MB: m3a78 Asus am2+ CPU: AMD Phenom 9650 x4 2.3GHz Black Edition GPU: ATI HD 4830 1GB (replaced) HDD: WDC1001FALS-00y6A0 RAM: 4GB (2x2GB modules 1066MHZ DDR2) PSU:500W Recently I've replaced the...
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    Question Help with Confirming a Suspected (Imminent) SSD Failure?

    I have a SSD that I have owned for about a year that I suspect may be beginning to fail. The SSD in question is a KingSpec 360GB SSD 2.5 Inch SATA3 drive. The symptoms are that sometimes when I am trying to save to the drive e.g. saving a video or image from the web there will be a long pause (5...
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    Question Pc randomly freezes

    Dear Tomshardware forum I'm having issues with my desktop as it started randomly freezing several weeks ago. This started happening after having had to replace my HDD that became corrupt, I then got an SSD. The pc freezes when using any program or even performing simple actions, from 2-15...
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    Question Pc freeze and screen goes black

    So when I play heavier games my pc after a few minutes freezes and the sound is repeating. Then after about two seconds my screen goes black while the sound still playing (this time normal for 2-3 seconds then it's off). The only way to open it again is to restart the pc. I thought this would be...
  8. J

    Question Graphics Card Freezing

    Hi guys, For a couple of months my graphics card (at least that's what I think has been the issue), a Sapphire R9 280x Vapor-X, has been behaving quite erratically. Sometimes, especially when loading a video game (eg. loading video game menu, loading a new map in a video game like Counter...
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    Question Cracking/clicking sounds from inside PC and visual artifacts/color shifits

    Hello, Few months ago I connected 2nd monitor via HDMI. The 1st one is connected via VGA. I'm using Opera Browser with lots of tabs. I started receiving system messages saying 'Your computer is low on memory'. But for some time I haven't seen it. Recently I changed PSU since it was making...
  10. D

    Question Computer freezes randomly

    Built this computer in November 2017. It has been randomly freezing while playing games, browsing the web or just while on the desktop since the beginning but it's gotten much worse as of late. It doesn't freeze completely, inputs still register but audio and video freeze up for 5-15 seconds...
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    Question Windows 10 Install gives blue screen error and freezes

    Just installed a motherboard (ROG strix z390-I, got it second hand) with a brand new cpu (i7 8700k). I have a brand new SSD (samsung 850 evo 500gb) that I'm trying to install windows 10 on. Every time I try to boot from the usb windows install drive (created with RUFUS and a win10 iso) the...
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    Question Pc freezes for 2 sec while watching videos on youtube

    For about a year now i've been getting freezes while watching videos on youtube, while the freeze happens my audio cuts off, fans stop spinning and my screen freezes after that period of time the fans start spinning and everything is ok but it still occurs when i watch videos. While i play...
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    [SOLVED] USB devices freezing / turning off at random

    Hello, I've been having some troubles with my USB devices lately. For example; while playing Counter-Strike: Global Offensive (or any other game, but most noticeable while playing this game), my mouse will just randomly freeze to then catch up like 2 seconds later (this could also be less...
  14. Drinu89

    Question Pc freeze with and without GPU when using graphics

    Recently I was just playing Apex Legends and at a sudden, the screen freezes and small red dots on the monitor start to appear. After this happened I tried to reboot my PC and the same just happened even on desktop. To try another solution I uninstalled all the GPU drivers and reinstalled them...
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    Question PC slowly but surely stops working properly.

    Just a couple of days ago, my PC started acting strange. After running the PC for a short while, it would lose all sound, and all videos no matter what site or program I use will stop playing and just buffer for all eternity. Going even further, all programs I try to start will never actually...
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    Question New built PC has massive lags with soundloop and frame freeze while gaming, browsing and on desktop.

    Hello folks, I'm facing a problem I cannot solve by my own: The Problem: I built my PC by my own a few weeks back and find myself struggling at some point: From time to time, it's say once an hour, I will face a massive "lag" with sound loop or weird bumping noises and frozen frame for about 5...
  17. mrcstalgic

    Question When using my webcam, why does my computer "Lock up?"

    I've had this webcam for around 2 years, It has served me well for most of it, til now. Recently whenever I tried using it it started to basically freeze my computer. Everything would run close to normal, but I all of my USB devices were Extremely laggy or unusable. My Webcam is made by Razer...
  18. K

    Question Computer freeze at Motherboard Screen

    hello i know this matter discuss in another thread but i do all of thing but have no success to fix my problem my pc work fine last night and to day it freeze at motherboard screen i tried to replace rams and replacing mother board battty replace sata cable unplug all usb diveses no luck (and i...
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    Question new computer lags and freezes really bad ondead by daylight

    CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Supreme Liquid Cool SLC9108W w/ AMD Ryzen 7 2700X/ AMD Radeon RX 590 8GB, 16GB Memory, 240GB SSD, 2TB HDD, WiFi and Windows 10 Home 64-bit Gaming PC...
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    Question PC showing random colors, but keeps running

    After using my computer for 15-30 minutes, it freezes and starts flashing random colors (on my CPU's integrated graphics, since it just shows a black screen when I'm using my graphics card) , making it unusable, even though I can still hear audio coming from it and the disk is still working...